Feb. 9, 2018
Tallahassee, Fla. – The No. 16 Virginia women’s golf team used a strong second-round performance to finish the first day of the Florida State Match-Up Tournament in fourth place. The Hoos posted rounds of 6-over 294 and 9-under 279 for a 36-hole total of 3-under 573. No. 7 South Carolina leads the 12-team field at 15-under 561.
Junior Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) led UVA by shooting 3-under 141. Ranked as the No. 33 player in the nation entering the spring, Redding posted rounds of 71 and 70 on the par-72 Don Veller Seminole Golf Course at Florida State and is tied for sixth place.
Freshman Beth Lillie (Fullerton, Calif.) had UVA’s top 18-hole score, shooting 4-under 68 during the second round to finish the day in 21st place at 1-over 145. She shot 77 during her opening round. Lillie’s second round included five birdies and one bogey.
Three Cavaliers are tied for 27th at 4-over 146. Sophomore Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) carded scores of 72 and 74 while Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) shot 74 and 72 and Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) shot 77 and 69.
The tournament wraps up Saturday with 18 holes of play. Due to inclement weather expected during the weekend, Friday’s opening round was altered to feature two rounds.
Don Veller Seminole Golf Course
Par 72, 6,212 yards
Second Round Results
Team Results 1. South Carolina 273-288-561 2. Coastal Carolina 284-284-568 2. Michigan State 285-283-568 4. Virginia 293-279-573 5. Florida State 293-286-579 6. Notre Dame 290-290-580 7. Missouri 295-288-583 8. Kentucky 291-294-585 9. Texas A&M 296-293-58910. Minnesota 303-290-59311. Princeton 303-292-59512. Columbia 307-309-616
Individual Results1. Ainhoa Olarra, South Carolina 66-69-1352. Allyson Geer, Michigan State 70-68-1382. Marie Lunackova, Coastal Carolina 69-69-138
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